Google Voice Call Forwarding Instructions Abby Connect
Google Voice Call Forwarding Instructions Abby Connect

Google Voice Call Forwarding Instructions

Google Voice’s business phone systems deliver affordable, cloud-based voice, video, messaging, and contact center solutions. We know that Google Voice phone systems work well with our call handling options and we can easily assist your call forwarding instructions if needed.

In this article, we’d like to take you through the steps you’ll need to take in order to properly forward your business line(s) with Google Voice. So, without further ado, let’s move FORWARD with Google Voice, together.

Note: To forward with Google Voice, you’ll need your unique forwarding number. If unsure of your forwarding number, look for your Trial Activation Email or contact your Abby Connect CSM.

Google Voice Call Forwarding: Let’s Get Started!

Turn on Call Forwarding (Computer Instructions):

It is best to let your Customer Success Manager or your team of receptionists know you will be expecting a confirmation code before doing this.

  • Go to Google Voice.
  • Select Settings (this is the gear icon located in the top right corner).
  • Under Linked numbers, select New Linked Number.
  • Enter your forwarding number.
  • Select Verify by Phone instead of Send code.
  • When prompted, enter your verification code to complete the process.

Turn on Call Forwarding (Mobile Instructions):

It is best to let your Customer Success Manager or your team of receptionists know you will be expecting a confirmation code before doing this.

  • Go to the Voice App on your Android or Apple device.
  • At the top left, select Menu.
  • Select Settings.
  • Under Account > Select Devices and Linked Numbers.
  • Select New Linked Number.
  • Enter your forwarding number.
  • Select Verify by Phone instead of Send Code.
  • When prompted, enter your verification code to complete the process.

NOTE: You can set up as many as six phone numbers to ring when someone calls your Google number.

Updated: May 12, 2021

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Written by

Conner Glisson

Conner Glisson

Conner considers himself extremely lucky that he not only found a stable workplace just before the pandemic but a workplace with an excellent culture and amazing staff. He has worked hard to improve productivity across the board for Abby's most important departments including the Receptionist and Customer Success Management departments. Outside of work, he enjoys all types of movies, TV shows, video games and music, and has a passion for voice acting and journalism, in which he has a degree.

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